Tag Archives: Bernie Sanders

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Numbers Going into the Primaries

2016 has arrived, the year of the presidential elections. The last months of 2015 have been more like a countdown. Donald Trump entered the race, and Joe Biden declared his non-intention to run. Bernie Sanders has been slowly closing the gap between himself and Hillary Clinton. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio overtook Ben Carson in the […]

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Response to the Paris Terror Attacks

Up until November 15, foreign policy was more of an addendum to the presidential hopefuls’ policy platforms. Besides the question of immigration, the presidential candidates were sticking close to home and the economy. Then, on Saturday night, 6 simultaneous terrorist attacks exploded in Paris They killed at least 129 and injured hundreds of others. The […]

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The Democratic Presidential Candidates And The Independent Vote

According to a Gallup Poll, 43% of voters are registered as political independents, compared to 26% registered as Republicans and 30% registered as Democrats: a record high. This may seem like a strong possible win for the Democrats, who catch many political independents especially in swing states. However, that same poll shows that just 15% […]

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Foreign Policy Election 2016

According to a Gallup poll in May this year, 61% of the respondents described named “foreign affairs” as an extremely or very important issue that could influence their vote come the 2016 elections. This was well below the frontrunner issue, “the economy,” and still lower than other issues such as terrorism and healthcare. Since then, […]

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Who Are The Presidential Candidates For 2016?

The number of candidates for the 2016 presidential elections can become quite confusing. There are those who are actually running, those who are gathering support, others who have dropped out, and others still whom voters want to see run, but are not, as of the moment. Also, since the polls tend to list only the […]

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Immigration Election 2016: The Whole Picture

Ever since Donald Trump joined the presidential race, his controversial comments on illegal immigrants, Hispanic immigrants in particular, have drawn heavy attention. He has made the issue of immigration an election 2016 must. While he is considered controversial in his own right, some say that he might, in effect, be pulling the Republican name down […]

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